NTSB Identification: CEN11WA458A
Accident occurred Monday, July 04, 2011 in Shoreham, United Kingdom
Aircraft: VANS RV6, registration:
Injuries: 1 Fatal,2 Uninjured.
This is preliminary information, subject to change, and may contain errors. The foreign authority was the source of this information.
On July 4, 2011, at 1528 Universal Coordinated Time (UTC), a Vans RV-6A single-engine airplane, G-RVCG, and a Diamond DA-40 single-engine airplane, G-CEZR, collided in midair while maneuvering near Shoreham, West Sussex, United Kingdom. G-RVGC was destroyed and G-CEZR sustained substantial damage. The pilot of G-RVCG was fatally injured and the two occupants of G-CEZR were not injured. The two local flights departed Shoreham, West Sussex, United Kingdom, at an unknown time.
The accident is being investigated by the Air Accidents Investigation Branch (AAIB), United Kingdom.
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